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*** Exercise Your Right to Vote *** Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Stockholder Meeting to Be Held on August 3, 2020.MENLO THERAPEUTICS INC. Meeting Information Meeting Type: Annual Meeting For holders as of: June 10, 2020 Date: August 3, 2020 Time: 10:00 a.m. Local Time Location: 520 U.S. Highway 22, Suite 204 Bridgewater, NJ 08807MENLO THERAPEUTICS INC. 520 U.S. HIGHWAY 22, SUITE 204 BRIDGEWATER, NJ 08807You are receiving this communication because you hold shares in the company named above.This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. You may view the proxy materials online at www.proxyvote.com or easily request a paper copy (see reverse side).We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting.See the reverse side of this notice to obtain proxy materials and voting instructions.

 

 
 

 

 

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Voting ItemsThe Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following Class II director nominees: 1. To elect two Class II directors to hold office until the 2023 Annual Meeting of Stockholders or until their successors are elected Class II directors Nominees:01) Sharon Barbari 02) Rex BrightThe Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR proposals 2 and 3.2. To ratify the selection, by the Audit Committee of the Company’s Board of Directors, of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm of the Company for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2020;3. To approve and adopt amendments to the Company’s Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation (the “Reverse Stock Split Amendment”) to (i) effect a reverse stock split of the Company’s common stock on or before August 3, 2021 at a ratio ranging from 1-for-2 shares up to a ratio of 1-for- 7 shares, which ratio will be selected by the Company’s Board of Directors and set forth in a public announcement (the “Reverse Stock Split”), and (ii) reduce the number of authorized shares of the Company’s common stock by a corresponding ratio (the “Authorized Share Reduction”);4. To transact such other business as may properly come before the Annual Meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof.